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Hidilyn Diaz tests positive for COVID-19

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Olympic gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz became the latest sports personality to test positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Diaz announced on her Instagram story on Wednesday night that she was found positive for the virus.

“Kahit ako po, nagpositive na po. Ingat po tayong lahat. Magpalakas at sundin lahat ng health protocols,” Diaz wrote.

Prior to Diaz, several sports personalities have announced that they were infected with COVID-19, including volleyball star Alyssa Valdez.